ADDISON – Virgil Lloyd Crowley, 80, died Aug. 16, 2008, at a Jonesport health care facility. He was born Aug. 9, 1928, in Addison, the son of Ernest and Josephine Crowley. He was selectman for many years in the town of Addison. He was a member of Tuscan Lodge No. 106 AF & AM of Addison, Scottish and York rite bodies, 32nd Degree Mason and a member of Anah Shrine. Virgil owned and operated Crowley’s Lobster Bait. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, lobster fishing, making his seafood stew, riding on the blueberry barrens during the working season, going to Papa’s stand in the fall and especially loved spending time with family and friends, they were his main concern. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Nadine (Woodward) Crowley; and his beloved dog, Haley of Addison; four children, Glenda Emerson and her fiance, Stephen Choate, Sheldon Crowley and his wife, Donna, Dean Crowley and his wife, Terri and Dana Crowley and fiancee, Joann Beal, all of Addison; six grandchildren, VJ and Amy Lenfestey, Jimmy and Danni Emerson, Donald and Jason Beal, Erin Crowley and Kristie Campbell; five great-grandchildren, Tamra and Kylie Lenfestey, Madison and Michael Beal and Logan Beal; several granddogs, three sisters-in-law, several nieces, nephews and special friends. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by five sisters, four brothers; special son-in-law, James Emerson; several sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law. Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, at Community of Christ, Main Street, Jonesport, where a service of remembrance will be celebrated 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21. Interment will be at Basin Cemetery, Addison. A service of Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Home, Milbridge. www.bragdonkelley.com
VIRGIL LLOYD CROWLEY
Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:16 p.m.